iên₂ [iən] prep in order to để Ngai phai táq mâh lom iên pupít mâh llám ticuôi lâyq o. They must unite in order to get rid of a bad person. May touiq kidoul iên itáq mbâr. You stole hemp in order to make rope. cf: dyéiq. 9.2.4. Prepositions, postpositions Introduces purpose clauses and is labeled as ‘subordinate conjunction’ in traditional grammars.
iniêng [ʔiniəŋ] 1adv above phần trên Achít át dáng iniêng. No.10 stayed at above. ant: idưp 2 cf: taniêng., pôc aniêng tíh., Avóuq Iniêng. 2prep on top of; above ở trên Daq Tal–ay lư toiq te iniêng veil Ale tingoui tốq veil Cavaq. River Tal–ay is very long from above Ale village down to Cavaq village. Veil Ta át iniêng veil Tal–ay. Ta village is above Tal–ay village. ant: idưp 1 9.2.4. Prepositions, postpositions. 18.104.22.168.1. Above
idưp [ʔidɯːp] 1adv ant: iniêng 2 2prep below; lower part phần dưới Te idưp tốq iniêng. From below to above. Nháng pôc idưp dúng. We went under the house. [Usually obj. of prep; but can function as a prep.; There are also references to Avóuq idưp ‘Spirit below’.; Pahi say the sun travels from below to above, but the Pacoh west of the mountain say it travels from above to below.; Relator noun.] ant: iniêng 1 22.214.171.124.2. Under, below. 9.2.4. Prepositions, postpositions
dâh₁ [dɤh] pa; pc prep to; in order to Inoi itông dâh a–em dâh achai la ô cơt, ô o. Speak and talk to y.siblings and to o.siblings respectfully and nicely. Ikếh mêng thoar dâh chom vi itaq vi tarhau ndo chính phu. Like that I tell to-him/her to know there are nurses and medicine of the gov’t. [Short form of ado. ] pl dial.: ado 9.2.4. Prepositions, postpositions
cât₁ [kɤt] pc prep from từ Kếh he ân a–i a–ám pôc xeq, hôi ixeq cât icounh icán âh. Then we who are parents go ask, one can ask of/from her parents. [More sense of ‘from among’ or ‘from out of’, not used of time.] cf: te. 9.2.4. Prepositions, postpositions
callúng [kəl.luŋ] prep in; within; among ở trong Nám cáh vi callúng a–em achai cốh iyốq âh ma calloui. If there isn’t one among brothers and sisters, then her husband is absent. Ngai crúng callúng tu. They imprisoned in prison. Ngai cop dông tốq hóng callúng. The caught and carried (x) to a hole inside. ant: taltiêh 1 126.96.36.199. Inside. 9.2.4. Prepositions, postpositions
api₂ [ʔapiː] prep like như Cư ân a–em, icốh api cannóh, cư lâyq hôi tông amay. I, a younger sibling, so like others, I’m not skillful to speak to you. Tốq dyê ntéiq ariêu api parnô cốh ngai tiráp tiréng amâh ala. When it was already the day before starting the feast, then they prepared whatever. syn: arâq 9.2.4. Prepositions, postpositions. 188.8.131.52.2. Like, similar